AS 2020 came to an end the heavens above the North opened up to welcome the New Year.
Despite many people were still apprehensive about the possibility of good rains the welcome showers gave new hope for good harvests later this year.
While celebrations were muted as a result of the curfew residents of Ondangwa danced in the first good rains of the new season.
The heavy rain shower even interrupted the electricity supply to parts of the town.
The rain also put a damper on people’s plans to shoot off fireworks.